Pronghorn on the Plains of San Agustin

Pronghorn on the Plains of San Agustin

A trio of Pronghorn (Antilocapra americana) on the Plains of San Agustin in west-central New Mexico. The Pronghorn is the fastest animal in the Western Hemisphere and among the fastest in the world, having been clocked at 70 mph for about a four-minute span. Photo taken 3/2/08.
on Mar 5, 2008 12:12 am
Image Type(s): Wildlife
Image ID: 385767


Post a Comment
Viewing: 1-2 of 2

lcarreau - Mar 16, 2008 2:49 am - Voted 10/10

Great ...

Do you know that they've extended their range into northern Utah and central Arizona? I see them frequently in Prescott Valley, Arizona. There's even an annual hunt for them, permits only!


rayray - Mar 17, 2008 1:57 pm - Hasn't voted

Re: Great ...

Thanks for the comments. No, I didn't know they made their way to northern UT. Looks like these guys are getting around.

Viewing: 1-2 of 2